Former Jazz Players

Interview with Jazz Fan Favorite Kyrylo Fesenko
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Interview with Jazz Fan Favorite Kyrylo Fesenko

July 15th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
Kyrylo Fesenko, who played for the Jazz from 2007-2011, was a fan favorite during his time with the team because of his play on the floor, but especially his personality off the floor. If you’re unfamiliar with...
Should Hayward Get a Max If He’s Not The First Option?
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Should Hayward Get a Max If He’s Not The First Option?

July 11th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Well, it’s been an interesting couple days in Jazzland to say the least. Tuesday appeared to be coming to a close as one of the slowest and least newsworthy days thus far in the offseason until Charlotte beat man Rick Bonnell...
The “After” Math: Hayward’s Offer and the Jazz Cap Sheet
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The “After” Math: Hayward’s Offer and the Jazz Cap Sheet

July 10th, 2014 | by Dan Clayton
Time to rework some numbers. A Tuesday BonnellBomb told us that restricted free agent Gordon Hayward is getting paid by somebody, and that we need to update our spreadsheets. By now, you know the basics. The Charlotte Horcats...
Gordon Hayward Signs Maximum Offer Sheet with Charlotte Hornets
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Gordon Hayward Signs Maximum Offer Sheet with Charlotte Hornets

July 9th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
Gordon Hayward’s getting paid. Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reported late Tuesday that Jazz wing Gordon Hayward will sign a offer sheet with the Charlotte Hornets. Terms of the sheet were later revealed by...
The Brothers Clayton Podcast –  Hayward Offer Sheet Edition
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The Brothers Clayton Podcast – Hayward Offer Sheet Edition

July 9th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s The Brothers Clayton podcast, Dan and Ken Clayton talk about the Gordon Hayward offer sheet. While recorded before the offer sheet was officially extended by Charlotte, Dan and Ken talk about what effect the...
Trey Burke Comparisons: Mo Williams? Others?
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Trey Burke Comparisons: Mo Williams? Others?

July 8th, 2014 | by Laura Thompson
Before Trey Burke was drafted, experts had a few comparisons lined up: Kemba Walker, Kyle Lowry, Chris Paul, and Ty Lawson. Now that Trey’s got one season under his belt, I’m starting to wonder if another comparison might be...
A $15 Million Man? One Fan’s Doubts About Max-Matching Gordon Hayward
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A $15 Million Man? One Fan’s Doubts About Max-Matching Gordon Hayward

July 7th, 2014 | by Matt Pacenza
The Utah Jazz face a critical decision as soon as next week: Whether to match a huge contract offer to their young swingman Gordon Hayward. Virtually every prominent voice and writer that cover the Jazz agree on two things: Not...
Should Utah Extend Alec Burks?
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Should Utah Extend Alec Burks?

July 4th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Free agency is a complex game of give-and-take. Offer too much or too soon, and you’ve spent your way out of potential assets whose situations become clearer in later days. On the flip side, too much patience puts you at risk...
Why Our Gordon Hayward Comps Are All Wrong
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Why Our Gordon Hayward Comps Are All Wrong

July 3rd, 2014 | by Dan Clayton
Before you jump off the Gordon Hayward bandwagon, there are some things you should know. Particularly if your discomfort at the idea of matching a max or near-max offer sheet for the versatile wing has to do with...
Dante Exum and Utah’s Guard Rotation
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Dante Exum and Utah’s Guard Rotation

July 2nd, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Given the fast-paced nature of the silly season, it already seems to feel like last week’s Draft took place ages ago. Dante Exum and Rodney Hood have arrived in Salt Lake City and given their first sound bites to local media,...